Gazpromneft Aero begins refuelling Russian commercial aircraft in Italy and the Seychelles

Gazpromneft Aero Open a new window, in accordance with the terms of their long-term agreement with Italian oil & gas company ENI Open a new window, has begun regularly refuelling Transaero aircraft in the Seychelles, Nordavia planes at Rimini airport, and Aviakon Zitotrans charter flights in Verona.

Given the traditional increase in demand for flights to Italy in summer, Gazpromneft Aero is prepared to expand its cooperation with airlines in refuelling aircraft at the country’s airports.

“Cooperation with ENI enables Gazpromneft Aero to expand its presence and to provide its partner airlines with comfortable working conditions in a wider variety of airports. This will allow us to further strengthen our position on the global jet fuel market”, commented Vladimir Yegorov, CEO of Gazpromneft Aero.

To date, Gazpromneft Aero operates at 80 airports around the world.

Notes for editors

Gazpromneft Aero is a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft. The company has carried out refuelling of aircraft since January 1, 2008. Since December 2008, Gazprom Neft Aero has been a strategic partner of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in the area of jet fuel.

Gazprom Neft Aero is currently the leader of the Russian jet fuel market. The company has its own network of refuelling complexes and ranks first among Russian retail network operators in sales volume of jet fuel.